The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 420 377 286
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -91
Contract jobs citing WinForms 181 224 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.44% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 1.56% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 168 227
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15221 14359 14498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.72% 28.07% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10516 9261 9498
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £274 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 191 250
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 88 £550 +10.55% 48
West Midlands +25 30 £313 -3.84% 22
South East -21 27 £350 +25.00% 36
Yorkshire -45 12 £325 - 13
East of England +8 9 £375 +22.44% 16
South West -11 8 £279 +7.21% 22
East Midlands -29 5 - - 9
North West -50 1 £375 +15.38% 17
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 296 (88.10%) C#
2 280 (83.33%) .NET
3 191 (56.85%) SQL Server
4 166 (49.40%) SQL
5 135 (40.18%) WPF
6 125 (37.20%) WCF
7 100 (29.76%) Finance
8 99 (29.46%) TDD
9 95 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
10 92 (27.38%) Windows
11 91 (27.08%) ASP.NET
11 91 (27.08%) Microsoft
12 89 (26.49%) VB.NET
13 72 (21.43%) .NET Framework
14 70 (20.83%) OO
15 66 (19.64%) MVC
16 63 (18.75%) Front Office
17 61 (18.15%) Multithreading
18 59 (17.56%) Team Foundation Server
19 51 (15.18%) Unit Testing
20 48 (14.29%) T-SQL
20 48 (14.29%) Banking
21 47 (13.99%) VB
22 45 (13.39%) Visual Studio
23 44 (13.10%) Software Engineering
24 40 (11.90%) Web Services
24 40 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
25 39 (11.61%) XML
26 38 (11.31%) JavaScript
26 38 (11.31%) OOD

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (4.17%) IIS
3 6 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.19%) CMS
5 3 (0.89%) JBoss
6 2 (0.60%) MTS
6 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.30%) Node.js
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.30%) SAS
7 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.60%) MS Office
2 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.30%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Teamcenter
1 1 (0.30%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.30%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.19%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.89%) DNS
2 3 (0.89%) SSL
2 3 (0.89%) FTP
3 2 (0.60%) SMTP
3 2 (0.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) Wireless
4 1 (0.30%) LDAP
4 1 (0.30%) SNMP
4 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (56.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (5.36%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.98%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.08%) Big Data
10 6 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.49%) MS Access
12 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.89%) DTS
13 3 (0.89%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.60%) Spotfire
14 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.60%) DB2
15 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 59 (17.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (13.39%) Visual Studio
3 32 (9.52%) NUnit
4 19 (5.65%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.36%) NCover
6 17 (5.06%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (3.57%) Subversion
8 10 (2.98%) FxCop
8 10 (2.98%) Git (software)
9 9 (2.68%) Hudson
10 8 (2.38%) JIRA
11 6 (1.79%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (1.49%) Moq
13 4 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (1.19%) Rational Rose
14 3 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.89%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.89%) MSTest
15 2 (0.60%) AccuRev
General
1 100 (29.76%) Finance
2 63 (18.75%) Front Office
3 48 (14.29%) Banking
4 19 (5.65%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.27%) Back Office
6 5 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.19%) Games
8 3 (0.89%) Electronics
8 3 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.89%) Automotive
9 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.60%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.60%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Retail
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 293 (87.20%) Developer
2 154 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 107 (31.85%) .NET Developer
4 48 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (8.93%) VB.NET Developer
6 28 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 23 (6.85%) WinForms Developer
8 22 (6.55%) Software Engineer
9 21 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 18 (5.36%) Senior C# Developer
11 16 (4.76%) Analyst
12 14 (4.17%) Applications Developer
12 14 (4.17%) Programmer
13 13 (3.87%) C# Software Engineer
14 11 (3.27%) WPF Developer
15 10 (2.98%) AWS Developer
16 9 (2.68%) C# Software Developer
16 9 (2.68%) Analyst Developer
16 9 (2.68%) Web Developer
17 7 (2.08%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (83.33%) .NET
2 135 (40.18%) WPF
3 125 (37.20%) WCF
4 91 (27.08%) ASP.NET
5 72 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 40 (11.90%) Web Services
7 39 (11.61%) XML
8 36 (10.71%) HTML
9 32 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 28 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (8.33%) CSS
11 24 (7.14%) LINQ
11 24 (7.14%) Entity Framework
12 20 (5.95%) jQuery
13 18 (5.36%) ADO.NET
14 15 (4.46%) NHibernate
14 15 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (3.57%) Unity DI Container
16 10 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 9 (2.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.82%) Derivative
2 29 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 26 (7.74%) Equities
5 19 (5.65%) Fixed Income
6 18 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (5.06%) Equity Derivative
7 17 (5.06%) Client/Server
8 12 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.57%) Data Structures
9 10 (2.98%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.49%) Swaptions
11 3 (0.89%) Online Games
11 3 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.60%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.30%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 92 (27.38%) Windows
2 9 (2.68%) Linux
3 8 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 8 (2.38%) Windows 8
4 5 (1.49%) UNIX
5 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.30%) Android
7 1 (0.30%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (29.46%) TDD
2 95 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (20.83%) OO
4 66 (19.64%) MVC
5 61 (18.15%) Multithreading
6 51 (15.18%) Unit Testing
7 44 (13.10%) Software Engineering
8 38 (11.31%) OOD
9 33 (9.82%) Scrum
9 33 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (7.14%) SDLC
11 22 (6.55%) MVVM
12 20 (5.95%) Low Latency
13 19 (5.65%) Electronic Trading
14 18 (5.36%) Migration
14 18 (5.36%) UML
15 16 (4.76%) Release Management
16 15 (4.46%) BDD
17 14 (4.17%) E-Commerce
17 14 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 296 (88.10%) C#
2 166 (49.40%) SQL
3 89 (26.49%) VB.NET
4 48 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 47 (13.99%) VB
6 38 (11.31%) JavaScript
7 27 (8.04%) C++
8 26 (7.74%) VB6
9 18 (5.36%) Java
10 13 (3.87%) VBScript
11 12 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 12 (3.57%) VBA
12 11 (3.27%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.98%) XAML
14 8 (2.38%) ANSI SQL
15 4 (1.19%) C
16 2 (0.60%) REXX
16 2 (0.60%) Tcl
16 2 (0.60%) C++/CLI
16 2 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (8.93%) Degree
2 3 (0.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) HND
3 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (0.60%) WMI
2 1 (0.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 91 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.01%) Oracle
3 27 (8.04%) Sybase
4 23 (6.85%) DevExpress
5 10 (2.98%) TIBCO
6 9 (2.68%) Syncfusion
7 5 (1.49%) Informatica
8 4 (1.19%) Perforce
8 4 (1.19%) Actimize
9 3 (0.89%) Infragistics
10 2 (0.60%) VMware
10 2 (0.60%) Tradeweb
10 2 (0.60%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.60%) eSpeed
10 2 (0.60%) SAP
10 2 (0.60%) Twitter
11 1 (0.30%) Nintex
11 1 (0.30%) PayPal
11 1 (0.30%) Typemock
11 1 (0.30%) Facebook
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £350 - 380 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ITR Partners Limited
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £510 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago